Bervie Elma Webb, 93, of Clinton was born May 5, 1925 in Formosa, Ark. to the late Ellis and Bessie Huie Webb and passed away August 25, 2018 at his home. Bervie and his beloved wife, Ruth, were formerly residents of Smackover, Ark. where they lived for 67 years. They moved to Clinton in 2013.
Bervie was a decorated Army veteran of WWII. His commendations are too numerous to mention, yet they include three Bronze Service Stars, two Bronze Stars and a Meritorious Service Unit Award. Bervie served with valor in New Guinea, Southern Philippines and Luzon. In many locations, his unit was the first to make the beachhead. He was a committed Christian, being long time members of the Churches of Christ in Smackover and Culpepper. He provided for his family as a barber for 64 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, four brothers; Delbert Webb, Oather Webb, Marvin Webb, J.C. Webb, two sisters; Audra Webb and Oma Webb.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of over 70 years, Mary Ruth Williams Webb of the home, one son, Ronny Webb (Brenda) of New Caney, Texas, three grandchildren; William Webb (Kayleen), Clinton Webb (Angel), Sarah Webb, six great grandchildren; Blake, Alyssa, Jessica, Parker, Peyton, Mason, two sisters; Thelma Webb, Ruby Webb, both of Choctaw, other relatives and a host of friends.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, August 27 at the Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Clinton. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 28 at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Huie Cemetery in Clinton.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Clinton, Arkansas. For online guestbook, www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/clinton.